Original Artwork

112 artworks


  • Gustav Original Drawing by Nicole Gustafsson

    Nicole Gustafsson Gustav Original Drawing by Nicole Gustafsson

    Gustav Original Ink Hand Mini Drawing on Fine Art Paper by modern trending street art artist Nicole Gustafsson. 2013 Signed Original Drawing 5x5

    $272.00

  • Joker Brand- Green Pink Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost Joker Brand- Green Pink Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Ben Frost Joker Brand- Green Pink Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Joker Brand- Green Pink Original One of a Kind Mixed Media Acrylic & Spray Paint Painting Artwork on Cradled Wood by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Ben Frost. 2022 ‘Joker Brand’ - Acrylic and spray paint on board - Green/Pink variant 60cm x 60cm (23.5 x 23.5 inches) Signed, titled and dated on the reverse

    $5,750.00

  • On a Heartbeat Original Street Sign Painting by Chris RWK On a Heartbeat Original Street Sign Painting by Chris RWK

    Chris RWK- Robots Will Kill On a Heartbeat Original Street Sign Painting by Chris RWK

    On a Heartbeat Original Mixed Media Painting Graffiti Artist Modern Pop Art on Real Metal Street Sign by Chris RWK. 2022 Signed Original Mixed Media Acrylic & Spray Paint on Real 30x30 Street Stop Sign Immersed in various mediums, Chris began to store the images brought forward though these everyday experiences in what he refers to as a “mental journal”. This journal was a haven of his thoughts that he could refer back to whenever necessary.

    $3,837.00

  • My Shadows Got My Back Original Spray Paint Painting by Chris RWK

    Chris RWK- Robots Will Kill My Shadows Got My Back Original Spray Paint Painting by Chris RWK

    My Shadows Got My Back Original One of a Kind Mixed Media Spray Paint &b Acrylic Painting Artwork on Canvas by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Chris RWK. 2022 Signed Original 24x30 Canvas Painting A child of the 80s, Chris’ world was often completely flooded with the imagery and ideas presented by his television, his comic books, and the music and movies of the time. Immersed in these various mediums, Chris began to store the images brought forward though these everyday experiences in what he refers to as a “mental journal”.

    $3,837.00

  • What Drones? HPM Spray Paint Wood Stencil by Denial- Daniel Bombardier

    Denial- Daniel Bombardier What Drones? HPM Spray Paint Wood Stencil by Denial- Daniel Bombardier

    What Drones? Limited Edition Hand-Embellished Spray Paint, Acrylic, Stencil, Mixed Media On Cradled Wood Panel by Denial Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2015 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of HPM Stencil 5 Artwork Size 48x30 Canadian artist Denial and Australian-born Ben Frost have joined forces in a bold exhibition of new work that explores the boundaries of appropriation, in confronting re-imaginings of our current dystopian society. Self-­confessed ‘visual thieves’, both artists have had a long history of stealing and subverting the cultural icons that the advertising and consumerist world has thrust upon us, to create new and pertinent interpretations that are as confronting as they are humorous. Denial and Frost formed an instant friendship since their meeting in Canada in 2011 and have been creating engaging street and gallery work ever since. "Company of Thieves" sees their collaboration push further, with large and small-scale works that reference Pop Art, Graffiti, and the corporate world they rebel against. Denial’s art is strongly political and social since the artist takes specific positions against issues, such as capitalism, consumer culture, and advertisements. More importantly, the artist is aware of his choices and motivations: “I like to think of myself as activist pop art. How I relate with cartoons and graphics is a lot easier than I do with photo-realistic stuff" Another aspect of Denial's work is humor. His work is satirical, which, by definition, means that it uses humor as a confronting mechanism.

    $9,209.00

  • Sale -25% Polikarpov-Gill Original Mixed Media Drawing

    Derek Hess Polikarpov-Gill Original Mixed Media Drawing

    Polikarpov-Gill Mixed Media Drawing on Fine Art Paper by Derek Hess graffiti street artist modern original art. 2014 Signed Framed Original Mixed Media Painting Drawing Artwork Size 14x11.5 This piece includes a 1/2 Inch Black Metal Frame float mounted with 2 Inch matte, UV-Glass, foam core backing and ready to hang hardware. "My first batch was done in 2010/2011 and showed during the World's Largest Crappie Festival in Water Valley Mississippi, that was awesome. All are were made using pen, ink, and acrylic. My father was a B-26 pilot and my dad helped instill the interest in the subject. Two of the pieces feature a rock bass morphed with a B-26. These are completely different from what I normally do, whatever 'normal' means. Anyway, these were just a lot of fun to do. Whereas some of the intense pieces that I do I feel I have to do, as to purge it from my system, which works half the time (I tend to carry that stuff with me). I wanted to do these for fun and are a great distraction." - Derek Hess

    $1,044.00$783.00

  • Enjoy Original Stencil Spray Paint Painting by Denial- Daniel Bombardier

    Denial- Daniel Bombardier Enjoy Original Stencil Spray Paint Painting by Denial- Daniel Bombardier

    Enjoy Mixed Media On Cradled Wood Panel Original Painting by Denial Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Ready To hang. "Recently this piece was not allowed into a show I had wanted it to be in. In Dubai, they have strict rules on obscenity and vulgarity. I had been wanting to paint this piece for a long time and was looking for just the right image to use as a base in it. I finally found it amongst the bowels of the internet. This painting is a visualization of an amazing Bill Hicks joke from his stand-up routine. In his stand up Bill goes into great detail about the evils of advertising when left unchallenged and unchecked. He imagines and describes an ad in the not-so-distant future that one day may exist. This painting is of that ad. Bill Hicks was a fucking genius and I only hope I did his work the justice it deserves. He was so inspirational in forming my current mindset, a true artist and rebel. I take inspiration from different artists in different ways. I like to visualize things like songs or speech or comedy and play with the different elements I come up with. I have a very playful mind." - Denial Denial has evolved as one the most prominent figures of contemporary pop artists, who nonetheless, continue to stay relevant and is interested in generating thought-provoking commentary. He has a long history of exploring the boundaries of appropriation, which he uses as a means of subverting the value of cultural products, imprinted in the collective memory of the Western civilization. His work, in other words, is inviting the viewer to re-imagine our dystopian society as a way of confronting it, with humor and irony as the biggest tools of the artist.

    $9,170.00

  • Brew Collection Original Wood Acrylic Painting by Jesse Kassel

    Jesse Kassel Brew Collection Original Wood Acrylic Painting by Jesse Kassel

    Brew Collection Original Painting Acrylic on Wood by Jesse Kassel Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Brew Collection Original Wood Acrylic Painting by Jesse Kassel "I created this body of work this past summer (2013) for the Red Bull House of Art. Which is an Artist Residency that provides studio space and exhibit space for Detroit artists. This body of work was inspired by the after-hours environment as well as the landscape here in Detroit. This city is a gold mine for aging liquor store signs, and other hand-painted signs. There is a folk-art quality to the entire city and I wanted to bring that into a more specific subject. This piece is a collection of vintage beer cans that I like." - Jesse Kassel

    $890.00

  • Sale -25% In Bloom I Original Reclaimed Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Meggs

    Meggs In Bloom I Original Reclaimed Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Meggs

    In Bloom I Original Painting Aerosol, Acrylic, Screenprint & Reclaimed Posters on Wood by ARTIST graffiti street Meggs modern pop art. 2012 Signed Original Mixed Media Spray Paint Acrylic Reclaimed Items Painting Framed Artwork Size 17.5x17.5 Framed Australian artist David “Meggs” Hooke for his solo exhibition Spoiled Rotten. The exhibition of over 40 new paintings and multiples explores the wondrous decay of social morality stemming from modern society’s obsession with pop culture and overindulgent materialism, and continues Meggs’ perpetual fascination with dualism and finding beauty in tragedy.“Detroit is a city of duality more so than many other cities I have been to. I sought to incorporate this by using objects and surfaces that imply decay, in what I consider to be a beautiful way. Old wooden materials and signs with layers of paint tell a story of their own. Although the colors and textures are aesthetically beautiful, I think it’s about giving these materials a new life, a second purpose.” - Meggs

    $2,636.00$1,977.00

  • Sale -25% Torn Up Original Reclaimed Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Meggs

    Meggs Torn Up Original Reclaimed Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Meggs

    Torn Up Original Painting Aerosol, Acrylic, Screenprint & Reclaimed Posters on Wood by Meggs Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2012 Signed Original Mixed Media Spray Paint Acrylic Reclaimed Items Painting Framed Artwork Size 17.5x17.5 Framed

    $2,636.00$1,977.00

  • Sale -25% Detroit Tag Series 6 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Detroit Tag Series 6 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Detroit Tag Series- 6 Original Painting Aerosol & Krink Marker on Canvas by Cope2 Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2010 Signed Original Aerosol & Krink on Stretched Canvas Size: 20 x 12 x 1.5 Inches Release: November 16, 2010 Run of 1 "I've always wanted to do a show like this. Lately, I have transitioned mostly into mixed media paintings, but I've been doing hardcore graffiti, if you want to call it that, for thirty-plus years. It's what made me Cope2. But I like to change it up and show all my different styles. So, with this show, I can show my style evolution and how I've progressed. "Versatile" shows where I came from and what I'm doing now," -Cope2 Exploring Cope2's 'Detroit Tag Series- 6' Cope2, born Fernando Carlo, is a name that resonates with authority in graffiti and street art. His 'Detroit Tag Series- 6' is a powerful original painting that combines the raw energy of aerosol art with the precision of Krink markers on canvas. This piece, created in 2010, is a testament to his versatility and evolution as an artist who has been influential in the scene for over three decades. The Evolutionary Path of Cope2's Artistry Cope2's journey as an artist has seen him transition from the streets of the Bronx, where he earned his stripes as a graffiti writer, to the galleries that now house his canvas work. 'Detroit Tag Series- 6' reflects this journey, showcasing a mature style without losing the spontaneity and vigor of his early work. The piece, with dimensions of 20 x 12 x 1.5 inches, is a singular expression within a limited run, emphasizing Cope2's commitment to creating unique works that are personal and reflect his roots in street culture. Cope2 captures the essence of Detroit's urban landscape in this series through his iconic tag style. The bold, sweeping curves and sharp lines rendered in black against a striking red background indicate his confident hand, honed by years of practice. The use of Krink markers, known for their vibrant ink and durability, allows Cope2 to bring the immediacy and authenticity of street tagging to the canvas. Cope2's 'Versatile' Exhibition: A Display of Artistic Range The 'Detroit Tag Series- 6' was a highlight of Cope2's exhibition titled 'Versatile,' which showcased the breadth of his artistic repertoire. In his own words, the show was an opportunity to present the evolution of his style and his progression as an artist. Cope2's ability to navigate between the street and the studio, to exhibit the rawness of graffiti alongside the refinement of mixed media paintings, speaks to his adaptive approach to art-making. His work not only captures the essence of street pop art but also pushes its boundaries, inviting viewers to experience the dynamic nature of graffiti in new contexts. The exhibition was a narrative of growth, a visual documentation of Cope2's transition from street legend to a respected figure in contemporary art. 'Detroit Tag Series- 6' stands as a proud testament to the original spirit of street art while signaling Cope2's ongoing exploration of form, color, and medium. The Enduring Legacy of Cope2 in Street Art Cope2's impact on street pop art and graffiti artwork is indelible. 'Detroit Tag Series- 6' is a canvas and a chronicle of an artist's life-long dedication to his craft. Through this work and others like it, Cope2 demonstrates that graffiti is not a static art form but a living, evolving practice that continues to challenge and redefine artistic expression. As a pivotal figure in the graffiti world, Cope2's contributions extend beyond his artworks. He has inspired generations of artists to pick up the can and the marker, to make their mark on the world, and to express their voices in bold and unapologetic ways. Cope2 remains a vital presence in the art community; his work bridges the past and future of street art. His legacy is one of transformation, a reminder that art is constantly in motion, seeking new surfaces to conquer and stories to tell.

    $1,244.00$933.00

  • Shark Head Red Fluorescent HPM Wood Print by Shark Toof

    Shark Toof Shark Head Red Fluorescent HPM Wood Print by Shark Toof

    Shark Head- Red Fluorescent Hand-Painted & Screen Printed Multiple on Laser Cut Wood Panel ready to hang by Shark Toof Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2016 Signed & Numbered HPM Embleshed Limited Edition of 4 Artwork on Wood Size 10x16 “This new body of work is a blend of my graffiti roots which is where I really developed my own unique voice. At the same time, there’s also an aspect of this work that is just not taking yourself too seriously, kind of vandalizing your own icons,” Shark Toof said while preparing in Detroit. “I like Detroit because it is very do-it-yourself and I am a very do-it-yourself artist so it is a great fit for me.”

    $577.00

  • Quinqueflor Mordida #09 - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Canlove Quinqueflor Mordida #09 Original Recycled Spray Paint Can Sculpture by Canlove

    Quinqueflor Mordida #09 Original 100% Recycled, Hand Cut Iron Lak Aerosol Paint Can Sculpture Artwork by graffiti street artist modern pop artist Canlove. 2015 Signed Original Mixed Media Spray Paint Can Paint Displayed With Custom Box Sculpture Artwork Size 8x8 Ready To Hang on Wall  "We dubbed these flower creations Metaliflora and we’ve been experimenting with different shapes and forms for a few years. We challenged ourselves to create the greatest and most efficient use of one recycled spray paint can. The flower bloomed naturally. This series is partially about us returning to our roots. When we started cutting these flowers we wouldn’t paint them as we often do now. We’ve been venturing into this raw approach with some of our other work. It feels right to introduce it with this series as well.The can popping process always produces a unique pattern inside the can because as the marble moves around inside it leaves its tracks on the wet paint. Each flower is cut by hand and no two flowers are exactly alike. Each one is completely unique. And every box we shipped had a custom paint job." - Canlove

    $186.00

  • Sta Spangled Illusion Original Spray Paint Wood Painting by Shark Toof

    Shark Toof Sta Spangled Illusion Original Spray Paint Wood Painting by Shark Toof

    Star-Spangled Illusion Original Painting Spray Paint, Aerosol & Acrylic on Reclaimed Wood by Shark Toof Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2014 Signed Orignal Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting Artwork Size 18x20.75 “This new body of work is a blend of my graffiti roots which is where I really developed my own unique voice. At the same time, there’s also an aspect of this work that is just not taking yourself too seriously, kind of vandalizing your own icons,” Shark Toof said while preparing in Detroit. “I like Detroit because it is very do-it-yourself and I am a very do-it-yourself artist so it is a great fit for me.”

    $772.00

  • I Will Love You Until The End HPM Stencil Wood Print by Denial- Daniel Bombardier

    Denial- Daniel Bombardier I Will Love You Until The End HPM Stencil Wood Print by Denial- Daniel Bombardier

    I Will Love You Until The End Limited Edition Hand-Embellished Spray Paint, Acrylic, Stencil, Mixed Media On Cradled Wood Panel by Denial Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2015 Signed Limited Edition of HPM 5 Hand Embleshed Artwork Size 24x36 Canadian artist Denial and Australian-born Ben Frost have joined forces in a bold exhibition of new work that explores the boundaries of appropriation in confronting re-imaginings of our current dystopian society. Self-­confessed ‘visual thieves’, both artists have had a long history of stealing and subverting the cultural icons that the advertising and consumerist world has thrust upon us to create new and pertinent interpretations that are as confronting as they are humorous. Denial and Frost formed an instant friendship after meeting in Canada in 2011 and have been creating engaging street and gallery work ever since. "Company of Thieves" sees their collaboration push further, with large and small-scale works referencing Pop Art, Graffiti, and the corporate world they rebel against. In the world of Denial, memory is essential because it is the basis of his work, as it nostalgically encourages the audience to engage with it. As a result, his art is as familiar as it is disturbing because it reveals the most unsettling parts of society, the ones we are in a “denial” of. No matter its controversial history, graffiti is less and less viewed as a form of vandalism.

    $7,674.00

  • Snoopy Bad Inc Original Mixed Media Street Sign Painting by Sonic Bad

    Sonic Bad Snoopy Bad Inc Original Mixed Media Street Sign Painting by Sonic Bad

    Snoopy Bad INC is an original mixed-media graffiti artist—modern pop art on real metal street signs Sonic Bad. 2015 Signed Original Spray Paint Mixed Media on Tin Metal Security Sign. Sonic BAD INC Snoopy Bad INC Artwork Size 14x10 Depicting Peanuts Red Barron Snoopy & Woodstock Bomber Stylistic Graffiti Holding Pistol Gun with Security Camera and Snowman. Sonic Bad's Unique Blend of Iconography: Snoopy Bad INC Sonic Bad's "Snoopy Bad INC" is a striking work that marries the notion of classic comic characters with the gritty edge of street art, showcasing the artist's skill in blending pop culture references with a streetwise aesthetic. The 2015 piece is a mixed media work on tin metal, utilizing spray paint to bring vibrant life to an otherwise mundane security sign. Measuring 14x10 inches, this signed original work presents a version of the beloved Peanuts characters, Snoopy and Woodstock, reimagined as rebellious icons in a stylistic graffiti interpretation. Interpreting Street Narratives through Pop Culture Lenses Sonic Bad, an artist renowned for pushing the boundaries of street pop art, infuses "Snoopy Bad INC" with layers of meaning. By depicting the Red Baron Snoopy and a bomber, Woodstock holding a pistol gun, juxtaposed with a security camera and a snowman, the artwork comments on the surveillance state and the loss of innocence in contemporary society. The playful imagery contrasts with the underlying message about security, surveillance, and the militarization of everyday life. The transformation of familiar, comforting figures into agents of anarchy or resistance is a common theme in modern pop art and graffiti, where the recontextualization of well-known images challenges viewers' perceptions and expectations. Sonic Bad's portrayal invites reflection on how innocence and playfulness can be corrupted by societal control and violence. Crafting Commentary on Canvas and Metal The choice of a metal street sign as the canvas for "Snoopy Bad INC" is particularly resonant, suggesting a subversion of authority and a claim to the public space typically dictated by such signs. Sonic Bad's adaptation of the sign, a symbol designed to regulate and warn, into a piece of art underscores a reclaiming of agency, turning a tool of control into a medium for free expression. The use of mixed media in "Snoopy Bad INC" highlights Sonic Bad's versatility as an artist. Spray paint, a staple in graffiti art, brings an urban feel to the work. At the same time, incorporating other media adds texture and depth, creating a piece that is visually arresting and thought-provoking. The artwork stands as a testament to the power of street art to transform everyday objects and icons into profound statements. Sonic Bad's Artistic Evolution and Impact "Snoopy Bad INC" exemplifies Sonic Bad's evolution as an artist and his impact on street pop art and graffiti. His ability to weave together elements of popular culture, street art stylings, and social commentary places him among the leading figures in the genre, capable of sparking conversation and challenging societal norms. The piece is a vibrant addition to the discourse of street art, reflecting the genre's capacity to adapt and evolve. Sonic Bad's work, through pieces like "Snoopy Bad INC," continues to influence and inspire, ensuring the relevance and vitality of street pop art in a changing cultural landscape. The legacy of such art lies in its capacity to engage, provoke, and endure, much like the artist behind the creation.

    $706.00

  • Sale -25% Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck Painting by Sonic Bad x MadHaterz Bad Crew

    Sonic Bad Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck Painting by Sonic Bad x MadHaterz Bad Crew

    Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck Original Spray Paint And Mixed Media Skateboard Deck Art By Street Pop Culture Artist Sonic Bad x Madhaterz Bad Crew. 2010 Signed Sonic Bad Original Graffiti Art Deck Splash Untitled Graffiti Skateboard Deck By Madhaterz Bad Crew Spray Paint & Markers On A Well-worn Deck Graffiti.  Sonic Bad x Madhaterz Bad Crew's Graffiti Narratives on Skate Decks In street pop art and graffiti artwork, transforming everyday objects into pieces of cultural commentary is commonplace. Madhaterz Bad Crew, which surfaces in underground art circles, has taken this practice to new levels with the 'Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck.' This original spray paint and mixed media skateboard deck art created in 2010 is a testament to street art's fluid boundaries and raw, expressive potential. The 'Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck' by Sonic Bad x Madhaterz Bad Crew is a vibrant collage of colors, symbols, and letters that are hallmarks of classic graffiti art. The piece showcases the distinctive style of graffiti writing, where letters morph into elaborate forms that transcend readability and enter the realm of visual spectacle. Each curve and line is charged with energy, indicative of the motion and dynamism inherent in skateboarding and street art culture. Madhaterz Bad Crew employs a combination of spray paint and markers, materials that are deeply rooted in the graffiti tradition. The interplay of these mediums on the well-worn surface of the skateboard deck highlights the artist's dedication to authenticity and lived experience. The deck itself, scuffed and used, contributes to the artwork's narrative, suggesting a life and history that parallels the transient and often ephemeral nature of graffiti itself. Exploring the Cultural Context of the Graffiti Skate Decks Skateboarding culture and graffiti have long been intertwined, both seen as forms of street-level expression that challenge mainstream norms and celebrate individuality. By applying the graffiti aesthetic to a skateboard deck, Sonic Bad x Madhaterz Bad Crew fuses these two worlds and comments on the commodification of rebellion and the commercialization of street culture. Once a functional tool for transportation and tricks, the deck becomes a mobile canvas that carries the artist's message wherever it goes. The splash of colors and the intricate designs serve as a visual lexicon of street pop art, where the message is not always direct but is always felt. The piece does not shy away from the gritty origins of its art form, proudly displaying signs of wear and tear. This authenticity is central to the work's impact, grounding it in reality while allowing it to serve as a piece of visual poetry. The 'Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck' is more than just an object; it is a snapshot of the cultural zeitgeist of the early 21st century, encapsulating the spirit of defiance and creativity that defines street pop art. The artwork symbolizes the unyielding force of urban artistic expression and its ability to infuse everyday objects with profound meaning. Madhaterz Bad Crew, whose real identity, like many street artists, is shielded from public knowledge, embodies the anonymous heroism often celebrated in street art circles. The artwork continues to resonate with fans of skate culture and graffiti, serving as a reminder of the power of art to transform, confront, and engage. In the 'Splash Untitled Graffiti Deck,' Sonic Bad x Madhaterz Bad Crew has created a piece that is a visual feast and a cultural artifact that speaks to the heart of what it means to be a creator in the urban landscape. It is a celebration of street art's raw, untamed energy and its indelible mark on popular culture.

    $1,151.00$863.00

  • Sale -25% Turk Street AP01 Original Spray Paint Painting by Apexer

    Apexer Turk Street AP01 Original Spray Paint Painting by Apexer

    Turk Street AP 01 Original Painting Spray Paint Aerosol on Coventry Rag Fine Art Paper by Apexer Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. "When I paint on the street I like to have fun. I'm always trying new ideas out that turn into more ideas. In this painting, I wanted to have two drastically different fill-in styles. So the top half is a classic fill of mine and in the bottom half, I play with the idea of different color chrome effects. It was a fun piece to paint in the heart of San Francisco. This piece is all part of my artistic vocabulary. This particular one says apex and I was painting in the super burner style, but I was really trying to push the ideas of color and style." - Apexer

    $1,220.00$915.00

  • From The Ground Up Round 2- #22 - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Meggs From The Ground Up Round 2 #22 Original HPM Painting Print by Meggs

    From The Ground Up Round 2- #22 Original Hand-Painted Multiple 2-Color Screen Print on Reclaimed Wood ready to hang by Meggs Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2015 From The Ground Up Round 2 #22 Original HPM Painting Print by Meggs Ready To Hang Meggs Adapting his street art and graffiti to fine art has granted Meggs extensive opportunities to travel, professionally exhibit his work, and participate in mural festivals around the globe. His street art and gallery works are recognized nationally and internationally in cities such as Melbourne, Sydney, London, San Francisco, Paris, Tokyo, Hawai‘i, Mexico, Los Angeles, and Hong Kong. Meggs’ artworks are included in the permanent paper collections of the National Gallery of Australia and the Victoria & Albert Museum of London.

    $577.00

  • Psychedelic Spiral 01 HPM Spray Paint Wood Print by Tavar Zawacki- Above

    Tavar Zawacki- Above Psychedelic Spiral 01 HPM Spray Paint Wood Print by Tavar Zawacki- Above

    Psychedelic Spiral- 01 Original Hand-Painted Multiple Spray Paint, Ink Mixed Media on Laser Cut Wood Panel ready to hang by Tavar Zawacki (Above) Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. "The Psychedelic series were made in conjunction with my recent solo exhibition Remix. All of the Psychedelic series was designed with an emphasis on a sharp visual contrast. It's similar to 'Op-art' (Optical Art) which makes your eyes trip out. It's an effect that alters your perception as if you were on Psychedelic drugs. Some of the Psychedelic designs I made were featured in Remix, and some of them I created specifically for this series. This particular 'Sunset Strip' design I made with more complexity for my solo exhibition Remix. The Remix exhibition was about interchanging and swapping different cut patterns of the same design, in different colors to achieve the final piece. The Psychedelic series achieves a similar effect but in a more basic style of blocking out colors and allowing the negative space to reveal itself." - Above

    $906.00

  • Sale -25% Titanium, Grease & Leather Original Painting by Ron Zakrin

    Ron Zakrin Titanium, Grease & Leather Original Painting by Ron Zakrin

    Titanium, Grease & Leather Original Painting Acrylic & Canvas in Custom Frame by Ron Zakrin Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2015 Signed Original Painting 22x33 Ron Zakrin has been an ever-present creative force in Detroit since the mid-nineties when he emerged on to the underground electronic music set with paintings that provided a visual counterpart to the Detroit sound that was taking the world by storm. Since those early days Ron's work has expanded in scope and scale; no longer strictly focused on man and his relationship with technology, Zakrin probes the veins of society and explores the nature of man, love, and loss. Zakrin lives in Detroit Michigan, where he was born and works daily.

    $1,778.00$1,334.00

  • Sale -25% Praxis Of Confusion Blue Original Acrylic & Laser Cut Wood 3D Painting by Kwest

    Kwest Praxis Of Confusion Blue Original Acrylic & Laser Cut Wood 3D Painting by Kwest

    Praxis Of Confusion- Blue Original Painting Acrylic & Cut Wood Assemblage by Kwest Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Kwest was born and raised in Toronto, Canada starting his art career as a graffiti artist in the early 1990s. For over twenty years he has been active in developing a unique and complex style of lettering that he can call his own, a fluid and tight mechanical typography that appears to be born of the very structures he chose to paint them on. His primary canvas has been freight trains and he has painted well over 5000 individual works of art, relinquishing any hold on them as soon as they are completed, destined to travel the vast web of rails that crisscross North America. It is thru his solitary practice of working rapidly in an outdoor environment that Kwest has fine-tuned his visual language and similarly gained recognition and respect from his peers.

    $6,499.00$4,874.00

  • Sale -25% Praxis Of Confusion Red Original Acrylic & Laser Cut Wood 3D Painting by Kwest

    Kwest Praxis Of Confusion Red Original Acrylic & Laser Cut Wood 3D Painting by Kwest

    Praxis Of Confusion- Red Original Painting Acrylic & Cut Wood Assemblage by Kwest Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Kwest was born and raised in Toronto, Canada starting his art career as a graffiti artist in the early 1990s. For over twenty years he has been active in developing a unique and complex style of lettering that he can call his own, a fluid and tight mechanical typography that appears to be born of the very structures he chose to paint them on. His primary canvas has been freight trains and he has painted well over 5000 individual works of art, relinquishing any hold on them as soon as they are completed, destined to travel the vast web of rails that crisscross North America. It is thru his solitary practice of working rapidly in an outdoor environment that Kwest has fine-tuned his visual language and similarly gained recognition and respect from his peers.

    $6,499.00$4,874.00

  • Sale -25% Consistency 5 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Consistency 5 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Consistency- 5 Original Painting Spray Paint, Acrylic, Mixed Media on Cradled Wood Panel by Cope2 Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. In recent years Cope2 has been commissioned by Time Magazine, Converse, Adidas among others. His work has even crossed into the virtual realm with appearances in video games such as Mark Eckos: Getting up and Rockstar Games: Grand Theft Auto IV. During the mid-1990s Cope2 started slowly transitioning from the streets to the art scene of the galleries. At that time, street art was not as popular as it is in our days and the general public’s idea of it was still inextricably connected to ghettos, drug dealing, etc. The artist has never hidden his troubling past and avoids idealizing it, as a way to enhance his career and artistic persona. On the contrary, he mentions the following: “Oh man, there’s nothing to be proud of in hustling, but I had my first child at the age of 16, my son. So I had to make money to support him and his mother.

    $2,124.00$1,593.00

  • Sale -25% Collateral Damage Original Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting by Risk Rock

    Risk Rock Collateral Damage Original Spray Paint Mixed Media Painting by Risk Rock

    Collateral Damage Original Painting Mixed-Media Spray Paint, Acrylic on Heavy Paper by Risk Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. Collateral Damage, 2018 - Own a Risk original! Original (spray paint, acrylic on heavy paper) Size: 22x30 Inches Date Made: 2018 Original work – Each unique, one of a kind, hand-signed.

    $2,345.00$1,759.00

  • Sale -25% Double Sided Exit Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo Double Sided Exit Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Double Sided Exit Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Double-Sided Exit Sign Art Mixed Media on MTA Signage Painting Artwork by street pop culture artist Cope2. Born in 1968 as Fernando Carlo, Jr. in New York City. Cope 2’s paintings have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums throughout the United States and internationally. He is a self-taught artist who is a celebrated legend contributing over 30 years to the graffiti street-art culture. One of New York City’s most prolific graffiti artists, he began tagging his name in the South Bronx in 1978. He developed his style in the subways and streets of the Bronx creating graffiti productions throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s achieving international recognition for his distinctive style. The beginning of the new millennium found Cope2 in a different place in his career, as he started focusing more and more on ways to establish himself in the art scene of galleries and museums. Even though the artist had started working on canvas much earlier than the 2000s, it was then that he made this dynamic twist and agreed to exhibit indoors systematically. Whether you see graffiti as an expressive and lively form of art or as a form of irresponsible vandalism, one thing is certain; in recent years it has captured the attention of the general population to the world’s biggest galleries.

    $5,415.00$4,061.00

  • Sale -25% 2 7 Avenue Line OTboys Silver Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo 2 7 Avenue Line OTboys Silver Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    2 7 Avenue Line OTboys- Silver Sign Art Mixed Media on MTA Signage Painting Artwork by street pop culture artist Cope2. Born in 1968 as Fernando Carlo, Jr. in New York City. Cope 2’s paintings have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums throughout the United States and internationally. He is a self-taught artist who is a celebrated legend contributing over 30 years to the graffiti street-art culture. One of New York City’s most prolific graffiti artists, he began tagging his name in the South Bronx in 1978. He developed his style in the subways and streets of the Bronx creating graffiti productions throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s achieving international recognition for his distinctive style. Fernando Carlo a.k.a COPE2 is an American artist, active in the graffiti scene of New York. Cope2’s involvement in the street art scene of the 80s and 90s progressively made his reputation grow, making him one of the most well-known writers in the US. Controversial, yet iconic, the artist’s story and his involvement in graffiti since the last decades of the 20th century shed light on the history of graffiti itself and its evolution over the years.

    $5,415.00$4,061.00

  • Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18 I Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18 I Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18- I Original Mixed Media Painting graffiti artist modern pop art on Real Metal Street Sign by Cope2. 2020 Signed Original Spray Paint Painting Bubble Letter on Real Metal Street Sign Artwork Size 12x18. Graffiti Is A Crime Sign. Graffiti as a Form of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork Graffiti, often perceived as a rebellious or illegal act, has gradually evolved into a recognized form of art, gaining substantial attention in the realm of modern pop and street art. This transformation is vividly exemplified by the work of renowned graffiti artist Cope2. His piece titled "Graffiti Is A Crime 12x18-I Original Mixed Media Painting" is a striking representation of this evolution. Created in 2020, this artwork is not just a mere expression of street culture but a significant icon in the graffiti art world. It stands out as a signed original spray paint painting, featuring bubble letters on a real metal street sign. Measuring 12x18 inches, this piece encapsulates the essence of street pop art and graffiti artwork, blending the raw energy of street art with the sophistication of modern pop art. The choice of a real metal street sign as the canvas for this artwork speaks volumes about the artist's intention to blur the lines between what is considered legal and illegal, art and vandalism. By transforming a symbol of authority and regulation, a street sign, into a piece of art, Cope2 challenges the conventional perceptions of graffiti. This act of repurposing a street sign, an object typically associated with law and order, into a canvas for graffiti, traditionally viewed as a form of rebellion, creates a powerful contrast and commentary on the societal views of art and expression. The Cultural Significance of Graffiti in Modern Art The artwork "Graffiti Is A Crime" is not just a physical piece of art; it's a statement about the cultural and societal impact of graffiti. Historically, graffiti has been associated with underground movements, often being a tool for the voiceless to express their opinions and emotions. However, as seen through the works of artists like Cope2, graffiti has transcended these boundaries, finding its way into the world of high art and becoming a celebrated form of creative expression. This metamorphosis of graffiti from vandalism to a respected art form is significant in understanding the dynamics of modern art. It reflects the evolving attitudes towards what constitutes art and who gets to define it. By incorporating elements of pop culture, graffiti artists have brought a new dimension to the art world, one that resonates with a broader audience and reflects contemporary societal themes. This shift has not only given graffiti artists like Cope2 a platform to showcase their talent but has also prompted a reevaluation of street art's role in the broader context of art history. Impact on the Perception of Street Art and Graffiti The significance of "Graffiti Is A Crime" and similar works in the context of street pop art and graffiti artwork lies in their ability to challenge and redefine the boundaries of traditional art. These pieces are not just expressions of individual creativity but are also powerful tools for social commentary. They represent a form of artistic democracy, where the street becomes a gallery, accessible to all, and not just the elite few. This democratization of art through graffiti challenges traditional art paradigms and encourages a more inclusive understanding of what art can be. Moreover, the increasing acceptance and celebration of graffiti art in galleries and art exhibitions signify a cultural shift. It represents a growing recognition of the artistic value and social commentary embedded in these works. The journey of graffiti from the streets to the galleries is a testament to the changing perceptions of what is considered legitimate art. It highlights the importance of context, medium, and message in the world of art, proving that creativity knows no bounds and that art can emerge from the most unexpected places. The artwork "Graffiti Is A Crime" by Cope2 is a pivotal piece in the narrative of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It encapsulates the essence of graffiti's journey from the fringes to the forefront of modern art. This piece is not just a representation of artistic skill but a symbol of cultural evolution, challenging perceptions, and redefining the boundaries of art. As such, it holds a special place in the history of modern art, symbolizing the dynamic and ever-evolving nature of artistic expression.

    $890.00

  • No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18 III Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18 III Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18- III Original Mixed Media Painting graffiti artist modern pop art on Real Metal Street Sign by Cope2. 2020 Signed Original Spray Paint Painting Bubble Letter on Real Metal Street Sign Artwork Size 12x18. No Trespassing No Graffiti Surveillance Sign. Challenging Norms with Cope2's Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork The piece "No Trespassing No Graffiti 12x18- III" by Cope2 is a provocative work that embodies the rebellious spirit of street pop art and graffiti artwork. The 2020 signed original spray paint painting features bubble letters on a real metal street sign, size 12x18 inches, boldly proclaiming "Graffiti Is A Crime." This artwork is a direct challenge to the legal and societal boundaries that have long been imposed on graffiti artists. Cope2, a name that carries weight in the graffiti world, uses this piece to confront the paradox of graffiti as an art form: its simultaneous existence as a celebrated creation and a criminal act. The medium of the actual metal street sign, an object that typically represents law and control, is subverted and repurposed as a canvas for free artistic expression. This inversion is symbolic of the very nature of street art — a medium that often exists in heavily regulated and surveilled spaces. By choosing this as his canvas, Cope2 does not just create a piece of art; he crafts a statement on the right to public space and the nature of artistic freedom. The Socio-Cultural Commentary of Cope2's Work "No Trespassing No Graffiti" is more than a visually striking piece; it serves as a socio-cultural commentary on the state of street art today. The bright colors and the unmissable bubble letters are quintessential elements of traditional graffiti, yet they stand in stark contrast against the formal, authoritative backdrop of the street sign. This contrast is a visual metaphor for the tension between the artist and the establishment, between creativity and conformity. The artwork captures what Cope2 represents — an artist who has thrived in the face of adversity and legal challenges for over three decades. This mixed media piece shows his dedication to the craft and his ability to adapt and evolve. He showcased his mixed-media the streets to a respected figure in modern pop art while maintaining the edge and authenticity of his street roots. Impact of "No Trespassing No Graffiti" on Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork Cope2's "No Trespassing No Graffiti" impact on the perception of street pop art and graffiti artwork cannot be understated. It is an embodiment of the defiance often intrinsic to this genre of art. Yet, it also represents a maturation of the form, a sign that street art has claimed its rightful place in contemporary art discourse. The piece stands as a symbol of resistance against the criminalization of graffiti, urging a reexamination of the laws and cultural perceptions that govern public expression. Through this work, Cope2 asserts the value of street art as a legitimate and powerful form of social and artistic expression. The painting is a direct engagement with the viewer, a call to question and redefine the boundaries of legality and artistry. It is a bold declaration that the presence of graffiti in the public sphere can be both an act of vandalism and a significant cultural artifact. "No Trespassing No Graffiti" is a pivotal piece in the narrative of street pop art and graffiti artwork. It is a testament to Cope2's enduring influence and his commitment to pushing the boundaries of what street art can convey. This artwork is not just a statement against prohibition; it is a proclamation of the transformative power of graffiti, its role in challenging the status quo, and its potential to change how we interact with and understand the urban landscape. It is a piece that encapsulates the complex identity of graffiti, standing as a vibrant example of the dialogue between artist, city, and society.

    $890.00

  • 1BN MonoPrint Silkscreen Print by Mr Penfold

    Mr Penfold 1BN MonoPrint Silkscreen Print by Mr Penfold

    1BN MonoPrint 1 of a Kind 4-Color Hand-Pulled Silkscreen Original on Fine Art Paper by Mr Penfold Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2021 Signed Original One-of-a-kind Print Artwork Size 18.11x22.44 The current residence of the versatile artist, also known as 'Mr Penfold', is in Bristol, where he operates his studio and experiments with diverse mediums. Tim Gresham is his given name.

    $726.00

  • Sale -25% RR Crossing True Legend Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo RR Crossing True Legend Original Street Sign Graffiti Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    RR Crossing- True Legend Original Mixed Media Painting graffiti artist modern pop art on Real Metal Street Sign by Cope2. Paint on Street Sign Size: 30 x 30 Inches Release: March 24, 2021 Run of: 1 During the mid-1990s Cope2 started slowly transitioning from the streets to the art scene of the galleries. At that time, street art was not as popular as it is in our days and the general public’s idea of it was still inextricably connected to ghettos, drug dealing, etc. The artist has never hidden his troubling past and avoids idealizing it, as a way to enhance his career and artistic persona. On the contrary, he mentions the following: “Oh man, there’s nothing to be proud of in hustling, but I had my first child at the age of 16, my son. So I had to make money to support him and his mother.

    $2,888.00$2,166.00

  • Sale -25% Detroit Entities Alpha Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Askew One

    Askew One Detroit Entities Alpha Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Askew One

    Detroit Entities Alpha Original Painting Acrylic and Spray Paint on Plexiglass by Askew One Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2013 Signed Original Painting Artwork Size 48x48 Custom Framed "Detroit started this whole train of thought during my first visit in 2009. I think the metaphor of Entropy is throughout the world but extends to Detroit as well. The Entropy in Detroit's case was human expanse and industry. This work is optimistic though, like Detroit. It's about new beginnings." – ASKEW ONE

    $3,611.00$2,708.00

  • Vampire USA Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Ben Frost Vampire USA Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Vampire USA Company of Thieves Original Painting Spray Paint, Acrylic and Mixed Media On Wood Panel by Ben Frost Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2013 Signed Original Spray Paint & Acrylic Wood Cradled Ready To Hang Painting Artwork Size 24x32 Vampire USA by Ben Frost: A Bold Intersection of Culture and Critique Ben Frost's "Vampire USA" from the "Company of Thieves" series is a vivid example of modern pop art's seamless fusion with street sensibilities. The striking spray paint, acrylic, and mixed media composition on a wood panel embody the rebellious spirit that fuels much of contemporary street pop art and graffiti artwork. Created in 2013, this signed original artwork measures 24x32 inches and is cradled and ready to hang, offering a stark commentary on American culture through street art aesthetics. Australian artist Ben Frost is known for his visually arresting work that often repurposes the iconography of consumerism and popular culture to create new, challenging narratives. "Vampire USA" exemplifies Frost's approach, utilizing familiar symbols and subverting them to critique American society. The vampire motif layered over the stars and stripes of the American flag creates an immediate and unsettling juxtaposition. The vampire, traditionally a symbol of parasitism and predation, becomes an allegory for the darker aspects of the American dream, suggesting a nation that feeds off others or perhaps even itself. The intensity of the artwork is heightened by Frost's choice of medium and technique. The raw, visceral quality of spray paint, often associated with the underground graffiti scene, clashes with the precision of acrylics to create an anarchic and meticulous piece. This duality reflects the complex nature of American culture, where order and chaos often coexist. Decoding the Symbolism in "Vampire USA" In "Vampire USA," the flag is not just a backdrop but an integral part of the narrative. The stars and stripes become the vampire's skin, the fabric of its being, suggesting that the entity and the nation are inseparable. The use of red, white, and blue – colors that evoke feelings of patriotism – is transformed into a visual scream that challenges the viewer to reassess their understanding of national identity and values. The choice to paint on wood panels also contributes to the artwork's impact. The organic texture of wood grounds the piece in a tactile reality, in contrast to graffiti's ethereal and often ephemeral nature. It is a statement of permanence, an assertion that the questions and issues raised by the painting will not simply vanish with the morning light. "Vampire USA" is a powerful piece of street pop art that embodies the genre's ability to reflect and critique society. Ben Frost's work captures contemporary culture's zeitgeist, using the streets' language to engage with deeper themes of identity, consumption, and the American psyche. As the artwork hangs poised for display, it serves as a bold reminder of art's potential to confront, unsettle, and inspire dialogue.

    $11,515.00

  • Special Offer Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost Special Offer Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Ben Frost Special Offer Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Ben Frost

    Special Offer Company of Thieves Original Painting Spray Paint, Acrylic and Mixed Media On Wood Panel by Ben Frost Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2013 Signed Original Acrylic & Spray Paint Painting Artwork Size 24x32 Ben Frost is utilizing imagery familiar to western culture in order to make a statement about the culture itself on the basis of consumerism, modern icons, big corporations, etc. Animation characters, pop icons, brand logos, and many more are transformed into vibrant artworks and find their place in galleries. With this in mind, and in the case of Ben Frost, it is futile to try to identify a clear borderline between low and high art. In reality, the artist wants the audience to think on the terms of high or low value and, by extension, what these actually mean. Over the years street artists have managed to establish themselves as respected creators and some of them have even gained international fame, transforming graffiti from a fringe art, aiming sometimes to mark street gangs’ territory, into big business.

    $8,846.00

  • Sale -25% Detroit Series 16 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Detroit Series 16 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Detroit Series 16 Original Painting Spray Paint, Acrylic Paint, and Mixed Media on Cradled Wood by Cope2 Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2010 Signed & Titled Original Spray Paint Acrylic Paint Mixed Media Painting on Cradled Wood Panel Ready to Hang Graffiti Artwork Bubble Letter Size 24x24 "I've always wanted to do a show like this. Lately, I have transitioned mostly into mixed media paintings, but I've been doing hardcore graffiti, if you want to call it that, for thirty-plus years. It's what made me Cope2. But I like to change it up and show all my different styles. So, with this show, I can show my evolution of style and how I've progressed. "Versatile" shows where I came from and what I'm doing now," Cope2 said from his studio in New York. -Cope2 Cope2's Detroit Series 16: An Emblem of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork Cope2, a name synonymous with the gritty vibrancy of street pop art and graffiti artwork, presents us with "Detroit Series 16", which encapsulates the essence of urban expression. This 2010 original painting is a vivid example of the fusion of spray paint, acrylic paint, and mixed media on cradled wood. At a sizeable 24x24 inches, this ready-to-hang piece is an authentic Cope2 creation, complete with his iconic bubble letters that burst with the energy and spontaneity characteristic of his work. This particular piece of the Detroit Series is a rich tapestry of color, texture, and form. Using cradled wood as a substrate represents a departure from the temporary walls and subway cars that traditionally serve as canvases for graffiti artists. Cope2's choice of material marks a conscious step towards the permanence and longevity of his art, aligning with his desire to evolve and adapt over his thirty-plus years of creating. By employing a mixed media approach, Cope2 bridges the gap between graffiti's raw, street-level artistry and the refined, deliberate nature of studio-created works. The Evolution of Style in Cope2's Work The journey that Cope2 describes in his transition to mixed media paintings is evident in "Detroit Series 16". The artwork serves as a visual narrative of his stylistic evolution, revealing the layers of growth and change that define his career. In his own words, the versatility of his art showcases the breadth of his experience, from the unbridled expressions of 'hardcore graffiti' to the complex, multidimensional pieces he crafts today. The piece tells the story of an artist who is not content with the status quo, continuously pushing the boundaries of his medium to explore new techniques and concepts. The essence of street art, emphasizing accessibility and community engagement, is preserved in this work, even as it embraces elements of pop art's focus on mass media and popular culture. Cope2's work, mainly "Detroit Series 16", is a testament to the transformative power of art to convey personal journeys and societal narratives. It is a visual representation of the artist's belief in change, the potential of graffiti to evolve, and his ability to reflect these shifts through his art. Impact and Legacy of Cope2's Detroit Series The impact of "Detroit Series 16" extends beyond the visual appeal of its vibrant colors and intricate forms. It represents a moment in time within the broader narrative of street art's assimilation into the fine art world. Cope2's work, with its signature aesthetic and commitment to graffiti's core values, has played a pivotal role in redefining the perceptions of street-inspired art. The series, particularly this piece, exemplifies the fluid nature of contemporary art, where genres intersect and new forms emerge. As street art continues to gain recognition and respect within the art community, works like "Detroit Series 16" stand as milestones along this path of cultural acceptance. They are reminders of the roots of this art form in the uncommissioned, often unsanctioned expressions found in urban environments worldwide. Yet, they also signify the possibility of transcendence, of art that can rise from the streets to hang on the walls of collectors and enthusiasts who value the authenticity and raw power that graffiti embodies. In assessing Cope2's "Detroit Series 16" legacy, one cannot help but recognize the artist's influence on the trajectory of street pop art and graffiti artwork. His ability to navigate the transition from street to studio without losing the essence of graffiti's spirit is remarkable. The series offers a visual testimony to Cope2's enduring relevance in the art world, highlighting his role not just as an artist but as a chronicler of street art's dynamic and ever-evolving language. Through his creations, Cope2 continues contributing to the dialogue around what constitutes art, who can create it, and where it deserves to be seen.

    $6,501.00$4,876.00

  • Sale -25% Detroit Series 24 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Detroit Series 24 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Detroit Series 24 Original Painting Spray Paint, Acrylic Paint, and Mixed Media on Cradled Wood by Cope2 Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2010 Signed & Titled Original Spray Paint Acrylic Paint Mixed Media Painting on Cradled Wood Panel Ready to Hang Graffiti Artwork Bubble Letter Size 24x16 "I've always wanted to do a show like this. Lately, I have transitioned mostly into mixed media paintings, but I've been doing hardcore graffiti, if you want to call it that, for thirty-plus years. It's what made me Cope2. But I like to change it up and show all my different styles. So, with this show, I can show my style evolution and how I've progressed. "Versatile" shows where I came from and what I'm doing now," Cope2 said from his studio in New York. -Cope2 Cope2 and the Intersection of Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork The "Detroit Series 24 Original Painting" by Cope2 marks a significant milestone in the fusion of street pop art and graffiti artwork. A masterful blend of spray paint, acrylic paint, and mixed media on cradled wood, this 2010 piece, sized at 24x16 inches, is signed and titled by the artist himself. The artwork is a ready-to-hang testament to Cope2's journey in the art world, vividly encapsulating his thirty-plus years of experience with what he calls 'hardcore graffiti.' This piece is a bold declaration of the artist's evolution, embodying the diverse styles Cope2 has embraced and mastered over the years. The artwork's bubble letters pop against the wood panel, showcasing Cope2's ability to marry the spontaneity of street art with the permanence and texture that fine art mediums like wood and acrylics provide. "Detroit Series 24" is not just an artwork; it is a narrative, a visual autobiography that charts the artist's progression from the streets of New York to the refined spaces of galleries. Cope2's adaptation to mixed media paintings is a conscious choice that speaks to his desire for growth and exploration within his craft while also honoring the roots of graffiti that laid the foundation for his career. Reverberations of Cope2's Artistic Evolution Cope2's commitment to showcasing his stylistic evolution is palpable in "Detroit Series 24". The artwork is a physical manifestation of the versatility he speaks of. This versatility has allowed him to remain a relevant and celebrated figure in modern art. Through this series, he offers a visual history of his personal development, displaying the range of his artistic capabilities. The series is a celebration of change, of the potential within the graffiti art form to adapt and thrive in various environments and formats. In this piece, as with others in the series, there is a dialogue between street art's raw, energetic quality and the thoughtful, intentional nature of studio-based work. The artwork serves as a bridge, connecting the often underrepresented art form of graffiti with the mainstream narrative of contemporary art. It is a testament to the legitimacy and depth of street pop art and graffiti artwork, challenging the notion that these forms of expression are somehow less valid than their traditional counterparts. The Legacy of Cope2's Detroit Series in Street Pop Art & Graffiti Artwork The legacy of "Detroit Series 24" extends beyond its aesthetic achievements. The work is a significant contribution to the ongoing conversation about the place of street art within the larger context of art history. Cope2's journey reflects the journey of graffiti itself, from an act of defiance to a respected art form that commands space in galleries and private collections alike. His work, particularly in this series, encapsulates the spirit of resilience that defines much of street art and graffiti, showcasing an adaptability that has enabled the art form to flourish. Cope2 has not only documented his evolution through his art but has also mirrored the evolution of street pop art and graffiti artwork. "Detroit Series 24" is a vibrant celebration of this progression, a canvas where the past and the present coexist, where the language of the streets is translated into the lexicon of fine art. Cope2's contribution to the art world through this piece and others in the series is invaluable, marking him as a pivotal figure in recognizing and appreciating street-inspired art. Ultimately, "Detroit Series 24" is a bold statement on the transformative power of art and the artist's enduring quest for expression and reinvention. Through his work, Cope2 continues to inspire and challenge, pushing the boundaries of what street pop art and graffiti artwork can be. His pieces are not just works to be hung on a wall; they are dynamic conversations, ever-evolving as the artist himself evolves, and inviting viewers to witness the unfolding story of one of the most influential modern artists in the realm of street pop art and graffiti.

    $6,501.00$4,876.00

  • Sale -25% Detroit Series 25 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Cope2- Fernando Carlo Detroit Series 25 Original Spray Paint Acrylic Painting by Cope2- Fernando Carlo

    Detroit Series 25 Original Painting Spray Paint, Acrylic Paint, and Mixed Media on Cradled Wood by Cope2 Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. 2010 Signed & Titled Original Spray Paint Acrylic Paint Mixed Media Painting on Cradled Wood Panel Ready to Hang Graffiti Artwork Bubble Letter Size 24x16 "I've always wanted to do a show like this. Lately, I have transitioned mostly into mixed media paintings, but I've been doing hardcore graffiti, if you want to call it that, for thirty-plus years. It's what made me Cope2. But I like to change it up and show all my different styles. So, with this show, I can show my style evolution and how I've progressed. "Versatile" shows where I came from and what I'm doing now," Cope2 said from his studio in New York. -Cope2 The Evolution of Cope2 in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork Within the pantheon of street pop art and graffiti artwork, Cope2 stands as a figure of significant importance, a name synonymous with the gritty roots and dynamic evolution of the genre. The "Detroit Series 25 Original Painting" is a testament to the artist's journey through the ever-changing landscape of urban art. This 2010 signed and titled original piece, measuring 24x16 inches, fuses spray paint, acrylic paint, and mixed media on a cradled wood panel, embodying the essence of what Cope2 has termed as 'hardcore graffiti.' Yet, it does more than that. It showcases a readiness to hang graffiti artwork that pulsates with the energy of bubble letters, a signature style that has made Cope2 a celebrated figure in modern pop art. This piece is not simply a static work of art; it narrates the story of Cope2's artistic evolution. Having spent over three decades dedicated to the craft of graffiti, Cope2 has earned recognition not just for his adherence to the raw foundations of graffiti but also for his adaptability and his embrace of mixed media approaches. The "Detroit Series 25" reflects this transition, showcasing how the artist has progressed from the streets to the studio, from the brief to the enduring. Cope2's Artistic Journey and Influence on Modern Art In the artist's words, Cope2 has described his artistic journey as one marked by versatility and evolution. The shift from exclusively employing spray paint to a multifaceted array of mediums signals a broader trend within street art's integration into the fine art world. The "Detroit Series 25" is emblematic of this shift, combining traditional graffiti techniques with the tactile nature of acrylics and the solidity of wood as a canvas. This fusion reflects a sophisticated approach to street-inspired art, blurring the boundaries between an underground subculture and the polished gallery scene. Cope2's work, particularly in the "Detroit Series," can be seen as a cultural chronicle, documenting the rise of street art from subversive beginnings to mainstream acclaim. His pieces are imbued with the spirit of New York's urban landscape, the birthplace of contemporary graffiti, yet they speak to audiences far beyond the city's confines. Through his work, Cope2 has captured the visceral thrill of graffiti, the bold colors, the daring contours, and the unapologetic self-expression, all while translating it into a format that commands respect within the contemporary art sphere. Reflecting Social Narratives through Graffiti Artwork Cope2's "Detroit Series 25" is more than an aesthetic endeavor; it is a social statement, capturing the zeitgeist of its era. His art does not exist in a vacuum but as a vibrant commentary on the environment from which it springs. The artwork tells the story of transition, not just for the artist but for the medium of graffiti itself. Once relegated to the fringes of the art world, considered an act of vandalism, graffiti has been recontextualized through works like those of Cope2. These pieces reflect the changing narratives around street art, elevating it to a form of street pop art that mirrors society's evolving attitudes towards public space, ownership, and artistic liberty. The legacy of Cope2's "Detroit Series 25" lies in its ability to capture the imagination of a diverse audience, bringing the raw, unfiltered voice of the streets into the sanctified spaces of art galleries. It embodies the spirit of resilience and adaptability, allowing graffiti to endure and flourish despite often hostile societal perceptions. The artwork stands as a vibrant testament to the power of street pop art and graffiti artwork to transcend their origins, influencing and reshaping the modern art scene in profound ways. In contemplating the impact of the "Detroit Series 25," it becomes clear that Cope2's influence extends beyond the visual. His work, with its vivid imagery and poignant use of mixed media, underscores the potential of graffiti to act as a catalyst for dialogue and reflection. It is a powerful demonstration of the artist's ability to evolve while remaining true to the core tenets of his craft, ensuring that his work remains relevant and resonant in the fast-paced world of modern art. Through his creations, Cope2 has shown where he came from and what he is doing now, marking his indelible imprint on the fabric of street pop art and graffiti artwork.

    $6,501.00$4,876.00

  • Sale -25% Wolf Like Me Original Acrylic Painting on Wood by Bask

    Bask Wolf Like Me Original Acrylic Painting on Wood by Bask

    Wolf Like Me Original Painting Acrylic on Mixed-Media Reclaimed Wood Panel by Bask Graffiti Street Artist Modern Pop Art. “The esthetic of my work is similar to the Detroit landscape. The re-purposed nature of my art plays off of panels, wood, signs, that once were proudly displayed. But over the years they stopped serving their intended purpose and thrown out. The inspiration behind the work I made for this show was Detroit's strengths, struggles, and landscape. I took the opportunity to move to Detroit fourteen years ago, but for a number of reasons beyond my control, my stay lasted only 4 years. However, that was long enough for the city to have a profound impact on my work as well as my consciousness towards social and political issues. And even though I haven't called Detroit home in 9 years, the impression it stamped on me is something I hope I never lose. And it was this appreciation for the influence that DETROIT has had on me, that inspired the work I made for the show.” -Bask

    $3,611.00$2,708.00

  • Aki Sharks #3 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Akinori Oishi Aki Sharks #3 Original Marker Drawing by Akinori Oishi

    Aki Sharks #3 Original Marker Hand Drawing on Canvas by modern trending street art artist Akinori Oishi. 2014 Signed Original Marker Drawing on Unstretched Canvas Artwork Size 11x13.25 Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $460.00

  • Aki Sharks #2 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Akinori Oishi Aki Sharks #2 Original Marker Drawing by Akinori Oishi

    Aki Sharks #2 Original Marker Hand Drawing on Canvas by modern trending street art artist Akinori Oishi. 2014 Signed Original Marker Drawing on Unstretched Canvas Artwork Size 11x13.25 Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $460.00

  • Aki Sharks #1 Drawing - Sprayed Paint Art Collection

    Akinori Oishi Aki Sharks #1 Original Marker Drawing by Akinori Oishi

    Aki Sharks #1 Original Marker Hand Drawing on Canvas by modern trending street art artist Akinori Oishi. 2014 Signed Original Marker Drawing on Unstretched Canvas Artwork Size 11x13.25 Printed Oceans is PangeaSeed Foundation's fine art print program that raises awareness and educates about pressing marine environmental issues through the lens of some of today's most respected creative minds. Since 2012, we have released over 100 original fine art print editions that highlight endangered marine species and ocean habitats. These stunning editions help to bring important conservation stories into homes and workspaces the world over creating critical dialogue and inspiring positive action. Through the purchase of these carefully hand-crafted, limited edition artworks, you are not only powering the groundbreaking work of PangeaSeed Foundation in communities across the globe but also contributing to the livelihoods of our supporting ARTivists. Together, via art and activism, we can help save our oceans.

    $460.00

  • Black Beard Original Colored Pencil Drawing by Brandon Sopinsky

    Brandon Sopinsky Black Beard Original Colored Pencil Drawing by Brandon Sopinsky

    Black Beard Original One of a Kind Colored Pencil Painting Artwork on Tinted Fine Art Paper by Popular Street Graffiti Artist Brandon Sopinsky. 2013 Black Beard Original Colored Pencil Drawing by Brandon Sopinsky

    $382.00

  • Stay Wild Pennant Tapestry by Dan Christofferson- Beeteeth

    Dan Christofferson- Beeteeth Stay Wild Pennant Tapestry by Dan Christofferson- Beeteeth

    Stay Wild 3-Color Original Hand-Pulled Silkscreen 1 of a Kind Tapestry on Cloth by Dan Christofferson- Beeteeth Artist. 2015 tay Wild Pennant Tapestry by Dan Christofferson- Beeteeth. Rod is not included. S

    $382.00

  • Sale -25% Abstract Cubism 1 Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by RD-357 Real Deal

    RD-357 Real Deal Abstract Cubism 1 Original Acrylic Spray Paint Painting by RD-357 Real Deal

    Abstract Cubism 1 Original One of a Kind Mixed Media Spray Paint Acrylic Painting Artwork on Stretched Canvas by Popular Street Graffiti Artist RD-357. Custom Framed 31.5x22.5. Abstract Cubism 1 by RD-357 Painting- This original artist's stretched canvas mixed media spray paint graffiti painting features the RD tag with cubsitic colors in the background. Awesome rare original canvas art by prolific street artist Real Deal RD357.

    $2,888.00$2,166.00

  • Island Yachting 84 Original Oil Painting by Peter Keil

    Peter Keil Island Yachting 84 Original Oil Painting by Peter Keil

    Island Yachting 84 Original One of a Kind Oil Mixed Media Painting Artwork on Masonite Board by Popular Modern Impressionist Artist Peter Keil. 1984 Signed 24x12 Original Peter Keil Painting of Boats on the Lake Unveiling "Island Yachting '84" by Peter Keil "Island Yachting '84" is an original oil mixed media painting on Masonite board, a distinctive piece by Peter Keil, a celebrated modern impressionist artist. Signed and dated in 1984, this 24x12 artwork depicts a vibrant scene of boats on a lake, a subject that Keil approaches with his characteristic abstract flair and robust use of color. His portrayal of the yachting scene is not confined to the mimetic representation but is a lively expression of the scene's rhythm and the artist's emotional response. This piece exemplifies Keil's integration of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork aesthetics into his impressionistic style. This synthesis has marked his place in modern art. Keil's choice of Masonite board as his canvas reflects his affinity for mediums that resonate with the authenticity and rawness of street art. The material's inherent durability and smooth surface make it an ideal foundation for Keil's vigorous painting style, allowing for the thick application of oil paint, a hallmark of his work. The textural qualities of "Island Yachting '84" give it a tactile presence and capture the transient effects of light and movement, much like the fleeting nature of graffiti art. The Artistic Merit of "Island Yachting '84" The artistic merit of "Island Yachting '84" lies in its dynamic composition and the expressive power of its brushwork. The sweeping gestures and bold contours that define the boats and their reflections in the water demonstrate Keil's prowess in conveying motion and depth. The painting's foreground is dominated by dark, silhouetted figures that starkly contrast the brightly colored yachts, creating a visual dialogue between the elements. This technique of determining light and dark, color and form, is reminiscent of the dramatic tension found in street murals and pop art imagery, a quality that Keil masterfully incorporates into his work. Keil's employment of mixed media also indicates his experimental approach to art-making. By combining various materials and techniques, he crafts a complex visual experience that challenges traditional boundaries and evokes the layered textures of urban street art. "Island Yachting '84" is thus not only a representation of a lakeside leisure activity but a manifestation of the artist's innovative spirit and contribution to the discourse of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Impact and Legacy of Peter Keil's Work The impact and legacy of Peter Keil's work, as exemplified by "Island Yachting '84," are deeply rooted in his ability to infuse traditional impressionist motifs with the energy and spontaneity of street art. His distinctive style, characterized by an expressive use of line and color, has influenced a generation of artists who seek to bridge the gap between the gallery and the street. Keil's paintings are celebrated for their vivacity and capacity to engage viewers on both an aesthetic and visceral level. Moreover, "Island Yachting '84" reflects Keil's broader vision for art as a medium that is accessible and relatable. His deliberate choice to work with materials and subjects directly correlating to everyday experiences speaks to his desire to democratize art, a principle at the heart of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Through pieces like this, Keil invites the viewer to partake in a visual journey that is both intimate and universal, a journey that is underscored by the unifying power of art. "Island Yachting '84" is a testament to Peter Keil's innovative blending of genres, a vibrant piece that captures the essence of his artistic inquiry. It is a compelling example of how the sensibilities of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork can be translated into a more traditional art form, maintaining their inherent vibrancy and immediacy. As Keil's work continues to inspire and resonate, "Island Yachting '84" remains a significant piece within the oeuvre of an artist who has consistently pushed the boundaries of expression and form.

    $553.00

  • Face Yachting 84 Original Oil Painting by Peter Keil

    Peter Keil Face Yachting 84 Original Oil Painting by Peter Keil

    Face Yachting 84 Original One-of-a-Kind Oil Mixed Media Painting Artwork on Masonite Board by Popular Modern Impressionist Artist Peter Keil. 1984 Signed 24x12 Original Peter Keil Painting of a large face and Boats on the Lake Peter Keil's Child's Face '84: A Fusion of Expressionism and Street Pop Art The "Child's Face '84" by Peter Keil stands as a vibrant example of how modern impressionist techniques can intersect with the ethos of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Measuring 12x16 inches, this original oil mixed media painting on cardboard brings forth the distinct style of Keil, often recognized for his spontaneous, bold approach to modern art. The painting, which presents a giant boy's face, encapsulates the innocence and expressiveness associated with children, rendered through the lens of Keil's vivid, impressionistic style. Characteristic of Peter Keil's original works, this piece exhibits some paint chipping on the cheek, a natural consequence of the artist's heavy impasto technique and the delicate nature of cardboard as a medium. The chips do not detract from the artwork's impact; instead, they add to the piece's narrative, reflecting the passage of time and the tactile history of Keil's artistic process. This textural element, common in Keil's originals, underscores the raw, unfiltered emotion he seeks to capture in his subjects. Interpreting Keil's Artistic Language in Child's Face '84 Interpreting Keil's "Child's Face '84" requires an appreciation of his artistic language, which merges the abstracted forms of impressionism with street art's vibrant colors and emotional immediacy. Keil's portrayal goes beyond simply representing a child's features; it explores character and emotion conveyed through exaggerated forms and a rich color palette. The large, luminous eyes dominate the composition, serving as windows to the child's soul and echoing the depth of human experience that Keil aims to explore through his art. The choice of cardboard as a substrate for this piece mainly tells of Keil's intention to bridge the gap between conventional fine art and the more accessible, everyday materials often used in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. This unconventional choice reflects a democratization of art, a key theme in street art, where the emphasis is on making art available and relatable to a broad audience. By utilizing cardboard, Keil challenges traditional art norms and aligns himself with a form of artistic expression grounded in the realities of urban life. The Lasting Influence of Keil's Approach to Portraiture The lasting influence of Peter Keil's approach to portraiture is evident in "Child's Face '84." His work, often categorized under the umbrella of modern impressionism, resonates with a broader range of art forms, including Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Keil's contribution to these genres lies in his ability to infuse traditional portrait painting with a sense of immediacy and street-wise rawness often found in urban art. This painting, with its bold contours and striking colors, is a testament to Keil's innovative spirit and impact on contemporary art. Furthermore, the painting's vibrant quality, a defining characteristic of Keil's work, underscores the expressive potential of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. "Child's Face '84" exemplifies how these genres can convey complex emotional narratives, challenging the perception that street art is solely concerned with public commentary or social critique. Keil's portrait is a celebration of individuality and the human spirit, encapsulated within the gaze of a child and articulated through the medium of paint. Peter Keil's "Child's Face '84" is a significant piece that captures the intersection of modern impressionism with the dynamic world of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. The painting's spontaneous execution, vibrant colors, and textural nuances contribute to its enduring appeal and status as a meaningful representation of Keil's artistic vision. As a piece that bears the marks of its creation, it continues to engage and inspire, offering a window into the depth and diversity of Keil's oeuvre.

    $553.00

  • Childs Face 84 Original Oil Painting by Peter Keil

    Peter Keil Childs Face 84 Original Oil Painting by Peter Keil

    Childs Face 84 Original One of a Kind Oil Mixed Media Painting Artwork on Cardboard by Popular Modern Impressionist Artist Peter Keil. 1984 Signed 12x16 Original Peter Keil Painting of a large child boy's face. Some paint chipped on the cheek, as is common with Peter Keil originals. Peter Keil's Child's Face '84: A Fusion of Expressionism and Street Pop Art The "Child's Face '84" by Peter Keil stands as a vibrant example of how modern impressionist techniques can intersect with the ethos of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Measuring 12x16 inches, this original oil mixed media painting on cardboard brings forth the distinct style of Keil, often recognized for his spontaneous, bold approach to modern art. The painting, which presents a giant boy's face, encapsulates the innocence and expressiveness associated with children, rendered through the lens of Keil's vivid, impressionistic style. Characteristic of Peter Keil's original works, this piece exhibits some paint chipping on the cheek, a natural consequence of the artist's heavy impasto technique and the delicate nature of cardboard as a medium. The chips do not detract from the artwork's impact; instead, they add to the piece's narrative, reflecting the passage of time and the tactile history of Keil's artistic process. This textural element, common in Keil's originals, underscores the raw, unfiltered emotion he seeks to capture in his subjects. Interpreting Keil's Artistic Language in Child's Face '84 Interpreting Keil's "Child's Face '84" requires an appreciation of his artistic language, which merges the abstracted forms of impressionism with street art's vibrant colors and emotional immediacy. Keil's portrayal goes beyond simply representing a child's features; it explores character and emotion conveyed through exaggerated forms and a rich color palette. The large, luminous eyes dominate the composition, serving as windows to the child's soul and echoing the depth of human experience that Keil aims to explore through his art. The choice of cardboard as a substrate for this piece mainly tells of Keil's intention to bridge the gap between conventional fine art and the more accessible, everyday materials often used in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. This unconventional choice reflects a democratization of art, a key theme in street art, where the emphasis is on making art available and relatable to a broad audience. By utilizing cardboard, Keil challenges traditional art norms and aligns himself with a form of artistic expression grounded in the realities of urban life. The Lasting Influence of Keil's Approach to Portraiture The lasting influence of Peter Keil's approach to portraiture is evident in "Child's Face '84." His work, often categorized under the umbrella of modern impressionism, resonates with a broader range of art forms, including Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. Keil's contribution to these genres lies in his ability to infuse traditional portrait painting with a sense of immediacy and street-wise rawness often found in urban art. This painting, with its bold contours and striking colors, is a testament to Keil's innovative spirit and impact on contemporary art. Furthermore, the painting's vibrant quality, a defining characteristic of Keil's work, underscores the expressive potential of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. "Child's Face '84" exemplifies how these genres can convey complex emotional narratives, challenging the perception that street art is solely concerned with public commentary or social critique. Keil's portrait is a celebration of individuality and the human spirit, encapsulated within the gaze of a child and articulated through the medium of paint. Peter Keil's "Child's Face '84" is a significant piece that captures the intersection of modern impressionism with the dynamic world of Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork. The painting's spontaneous execution, vibrant colors, and textural nuances contribute to its enduring appeal and status as a meaningful representation of Keil's artistic vision. As a piece that bears the marks of its creation, it continues to engage and inspire, offering a window into the depth and diversity of Keil's oeuvre.

    $282.00

  • Abstraction Pollock Red Green Original Oil Painting by Samuel Kamen

    Samuel Kamen Abstraction Pollock Red Green Original Oil Painting by Samuel Kamen

    Abstraction Pollock Red Green Original One of a Kind Oil Painting Artwork on Vellum Paper by Post Modern Artist Samuel Kamen. 20th Century 12.25x14.5 Signed Original

    $687.00

Original Artwork

The Essence of Original Artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork

Original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork represents a powerful personal and cultural expression. This art form has evolved from its origins on city walls and public spaces to a significant part of the contemporary art landscape. Originality in this context is characterized by the artist's unique vision, style, and message conveyed through various mediums, including spray paint, stencils, and posters. These artists often work under pseudonyms, creating pieces that are not only visually striking but also often laden with social, political, or personal commentary.

Evolution and Significance of Original Artwork in Urban Art Forms

The evolution of original artwork within Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork is marked by its transition from underground subculture to mainstream acceptance. Early graffiti artists, starting in the 1960s and 1970s in cities like New York and Philadelphia, used their art as a form of rebellion and self-expression. This was when graffiti was not yet recognized as a legitimate art form but rather as an act of vandalism. However, as artists began to develop distinct styles and messages, the artistic value of their work gained recognition. By the late 20th century, street art and graffiti began to be celebrated in galleries and art institutions, marking a significant shift in how original artwork in this genre was perceived and valued.

Characteristics and Techniques of Original Art in Street and Pop Art

Original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork is distinguished by its bold use of color, innovative use of space, and often provocative subject matter. Artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, and Banksy have become iconic figures known for their unique styles and the powerful messages conveyed through their art. The techniques employed in this genre vary, ranging from freehand spray painting to elaborate stenciling and mixed media. The temporary nature of street art – where a piece may be painted over or removed at any time – adds to the uniqueness and significance of each work. This transient aspect highlights the originality and authenticity central to this art form.

Impact and Future Trajectory of Original Artwork in Urban Settings

The impact of original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork extends beyond the visual realm. It has become a tool for artists to engage with the community, comment on societal issues, and challenge the status quo. The public nature of this art form makes it accessible to a broad audience, allowing for diverse interpretations and discussions. Technology and new media will likely play an increasing role in how this art is created and experienced. However, the essence of originality, rooted in the artist's vision and commentary on the world around them, will continue to be the driving force behind this dynamic and ever-evolving art form.

The Enduring Legacy of Original Artwork in Contemporary Art Movements

The enduring legacy of original artwork in Street Pop Art and Graffiti Artwork is its ability to challenge perceptions, inspire change, and give voice to the voiceless. These art forms have democratized the art world, allowing artists from diverse backgrounds to share their stories and perspectives. As original artwork in these genres continues to evolve and gain recognition, it reaffirms the importance of art as a reflection of society, an agent of change, and a profound medium for personal expression. The ongoing journey of street and pop art signifies a vibrant chapter in contemporary art history, one that continues to influence and inspire artists and art enthusiasts around the globe.

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